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||Sep 15, 2020
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||US - New York - New York
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Position: Resident Advisor, Part-time
Reports to: Program Director
Function: Provides direct service to participants. Assists with training in skills of daily living including
cooking, cleaning, budgeting, socialization, and conflict resolution in a 16 bed OMH
Licensed Program for young adults ages 18-24.
Locations: East 144th Street and Jamaica, Queens
? Provides hands-on support and training with daily living skills: planning and preparing nutritious meals,
maintaining living space, personal hygiene, budgeting and money management – including banking and
? Regularly assess and trains participants to care for their health and hygiene and maintain their living
? Monitors and documents client self-administration of medication, according to program policy and
? Conducts regular apartment inspections, and oversees maintenance of apartments, inventories furniture,
and alerts director of maintenance problems.
? Upholds tenant obligations as per Resident Agreement and Rider, informing the director of any issues.
? Assist in leading groups and recreational activities.
? Administers standardized health screening tools.
? Alerts supervisor on duty to incidents, regressions and high-risk behaviors.
? Provides empathy and individualized support to program participants, as needed.
? Assists participants with conflict resolution.
? Documents services delivered response to service and significant events, incidents, regressions and highrisk
? Trains participants in safety procedures and conducts fire drills and self-preservation tests.
? Attends trainings as requested by supervisory personnel.
? Duties as assigned by supervisor.
Qualifications: High school diploma or G.E.D. Bachelors preferred. Progressively responsible work history.
Experience with persons with mental illness/addictive disorders preferred. Experience as a graduate of foster care
or residential treatment a plus.
Email a resume, cover letter and contact information for 3 professional references to:
Director, Human Resources and Information Management
ACMH, Inc., promotes the wellness and recovery of persons with mental illness living in New York City and is a
leader in the provision of outreach and engagement, care management, rehabilitation, and supportive housing.
For more information, visit our website: www.acmhnyc.org